This library guide is designed to introduce undergraduate students to "starting points" for your studies in geography. 

Pick a research topic

  • Read your assignment instructions carefully
  • Pick a research topic that interests you and meets the assignment criteria
  • Identify the key concepts of your research topic

Search Omni, the library's main search box, to easily find books or peer-reviewed journal articles on any topic.

Search subject-specific databases to find journal articles. They offer many advanced search features and search results tend to be more precise.

Recommended databases for geography:

Note: If the library does not have what you need, you can order books and journal articles from other libraries through RACER but you need to register before you can start using it.

Content last reviewed: April 14, 2021